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As a dog owner, we love our companions and sometimes the best way to express that is through dog quotes. We’ve compiled 30 quotes for dog lovers we love and think you’ll enjoy. Feel free to use these for Instagram captions or whatever strikes your fancy.

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Thirty Dog Quotes For Dog Lovers

  1. Dogs have a way of finding the people who need them and filling an emptiness we didn’t ever know we had. -Thom Jones
  2. A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself. -Josh Billings
  3. The bond with a dog is as lasting as the ties of this earth can ever be. -Konrad Lorenz
  4. No one can fully understand the meaning of love unless he’s owned a dog. -Gene Hill
  5. Those who teach the most about humanity aren’t always human. -Donald L Hicks
  6. If there are no dogs in heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went. -Will Rogers
  7. Dogs do speak, but only to those who know how to listen. -Orhan Pamuk, My Name is Red
  8. If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man. -Mark Twain
  9. Once you have had a wonderful dog, a life without one, is a life diminished. -Dean Kootz
  10. I think dogs are the most amazing creatures; they give unconditional love. For me, they are the role model for being alive. -Gilda Radner
  11. Dogs are like that, I guess. They know how to fix you without ever saying a word. -Caroline George
  12. Everyone thinks they have the best dog. And none of them are wrong. -WR Purche
  13. Whoever said “diamonds are a girl’s best friend” never owned a dog. -Unknown
  14. It’s impossible to forget a dog that gave you so much. -Unknown
  15. A dog is one of the few things in life, that is exactly what it seems. -Unknown
  16. My dog is my baby. I can’t find the words to explain how much having a dog in my life means to me, but I do know that without my dog my world would be so lonely and empty. -Unknown
  17. When an eighty-five-pound mammal licks your tears away, then tries to sit on your lap, it’s hard to feel sad. -Kristan Higgins
  18. Never underestimate the power of a sloppy kiss and a wet nose on a bad day! -Unknown
  19. The difference between friends and pets is that friends we allow into our company, pets we allow into our solitude. -Unknown
  20. The journey of life is sweeter when traveled with a dog. -Unknown
  21. Never trust a person who doesn’t love animals. -Unknown
  22. No matter how crappy your days is, there is always a happy face waiting for you to get home. -Unknown
  23. Sometimes the best medicine is a dog who thinks their love can cure you. -Unknown
  24. Dogs never lie about love. -Jeffery Masson
  25. It’s just a dog. First of all, that’s my child. -Unknown
  26. Silence is golden unless you have a puppy… then silence is just suspicious. -Thor
  27. Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole. -Roger Caras
  28. A dog is a bundle of pure love, gift wrapped in fur. -Andrea Lochen
  29. The more I learn about people the more I like my dog. -Mark Twain
  30. I don’t care what anyone thinks of me. Except dogs – I want dogs to like me. -Unknown

Dog Lovers Quotes – Did We Miss Any?

We know there are more dog quotes out there, but did we miss any of your favorites? Sometimes a quote is the best way to express our feelings for our fur babies.

Learn about our fur babies here: Storm the Basset, McCartney Doodle, & Elliott Doodle!